Joseph W. Rossano

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Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Medical Director, Cardiomyopathy and Heart Failure Program, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Core Faculty, Cardiovascular Outcomes, Quality, and Evaluative Research Center, University of Pennsylvania
Core Faculty, Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Research Institute
Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Care Economics, University of Pennsylvania
Chief, Division of Cardiology, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Co-Executive Director, The Cardiac Center, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Jennifer Terker Endowed Chair in Pediatric Cardiology, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Division of Cardiology
34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard
Room 8NW81
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 267-425-6116
Fax: 215-590-1340
Education:
B.S. (Zoology)
Northern Arizona University, 1996.
M.D. (Doctor of Medicine )
The University of Arizona College of Medicine, 2001.
M.S. (Clinical Research)
Baylor College of Medicine, 2011.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

Clinical epidemiology and outcomes research in pediatric heart failrue and transplant

Selected Publications

Goldfarb SB, Hayes D, Levvey BJ, Cherikh WS, Chambers DC, Khush KK, Kucheryavaya AY, Meiser B, Rossano JW, Stehlik J: International Thoracic Organ Transplant Registry of the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation: twenty-first pediatric lung and heart-lung transplantation report – 2018; focus theme: multiorgan transplantation. Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation Sep 2018 Notes: In Press.

Rossano JW, Cherikh WS, Chambers DC, Goldfarb S, Hayes D, Khush K, Kucheryavaya AY, Toll AE, Levvey BJ, Meiser B, Stehlik J: International Thoracic Organ Transplant Registry of the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation: twenty-first pediatric heart transplantation report – 2018; focus theme: multiorgan transplantation. Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation Sep 2018 Notes: In Press.

Khush K, Cherikh WS, Cambers DC, Goldfarb S, Hayes D, Kucheryavaya AY, Levvey BJ, Meiser B, Rossano JW, Stehlik J: International Thoracic Organ Transplant Registry of the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation: thirty-fifth adult heart transplantation report – 2018; focus theme: multiorgan transplantation. Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation Sep 2018 Notes: In Press.

Chambers DC, Cherikh WS, Goldfarb SB, Hayes D, Kucheryavaya AY, Toll AE, Khush K, Levvey BJ, Meiser, Rossano JW, Stehlik J: International Thoracic Organ Transplant Registry of the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation: thirty-fifth adult lung and heart-lung transplantation report – 2018; focus theme: multiorgan transplantation. Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation Sep 2018 Notes: In Press.

Getz K, He C, Burstein D, Rossano J, Aplenc R: Successful merging of data from the United Network of Organ Sharing (UNOS) and the Pediatric Health Information Systems (PHIS) Databases Pediatric Transplantation Sep 2018 Notes: In Press.

O'Connor MJ, Glatz AC, Rossano JW, Shaddy RE, Ryan R, Ravishankar C, Fuller S, Mascio CE, Gaynor WJ, Lin KY : Cumulative effect of preoperative risk factors on mortality after pediatric heart transplantation. The Annals of Thoracic Surgery 106(2): 561-566, Aug 2018.

Butto A, Rossano JW, Nandi D, Ravishankar C, Lin KY, O’Connor MJ, Shaddy RE, Shamszad P: Elevated troponin in the first 72 hours of hospitalization for pediatric viral myocarditis is associated with ECMO: an analysis of the PHIS+ database Pediatric Cardiology 39(6): 1139-1143, Aug 2018.

Menachem JN, Lindenfeld J, Schlendorf K, Shah AS, Bichell DP, Brook W, Brinkley D, Danter M, Frischhertz B, Keepler M, Kogon B, Mettler B, Rossano JW, Brown Sacks S, Young T, Wigger M, Zalawadiya S: Inferior short and long-term mortality among adult congenital heart disease patients undergoing heart transplantation at low-volume heart transplant centers – an analysis of the UNOS Registry. Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation July 2018 Notes: In Press.

Edelson JB, Rossano JW, Griffis H, Dai D, Faerber J, Ravishankar C, Mascio CE, Mercer-Rosa LM, Glatz AC, Lin KY: Characteristics and outcomes of emergency department visits among children with congenital heart disease: 2006 – 2014. Journal of the American College of Cardiology July 2018 Notes: In Press.

Edelson J, Rossano JW: Neurohormonal targets in the treatment of pediatric heart failure. Progress in Pediatric Cardiology 47: 2-8, June 2018.

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Last updated: 09/25/2018
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